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Fred I. Burkett
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Birth: May 23, 1906
Death: Jul. 25, 1979

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Fred I. Burkett, R.D. 5, Punxsutawney,
died Wednesday, July 25, 1979.
He was born on May 23, 1906, at Burkett Hollow, the son of Abram & Lyda Stalhman Burkett.
He married Verda Wachob on September 16, 1926.
A resident of the area his entire life, was a retired lumberman, farmer and coal miner.
He belonged to the Burkett Hollow United Bretheran Church.
Mr. Burkett is survived by his wife, Verda, as well as
four sons:
Roy, James D. and Delmas R., all of R.D. 5 Punx`y,
and Boyd F. of Pompano Beach, Florida;
five daughters:
Mrs. Robert (Margaret) Shaffer of Brookville,
Mrs. Frances McManigle of R.D. 5 Punx`y,
Mrs. Rodger (Judy) Burns of Hatsboro,
Mrs. James (Patricia) Lundy of R.D. 3 Reynoldsville
and Mrs. Vicki Stouffer of Anita.
He is also survived by two sisters and
four brothers, including:
Mrs. Wayne Evans, Punx`y;
Mrs. Mina Heber, Butler;
Manual Burkett, Sprankle Mills;
Charles Burkett, R.D. 5 Punx`y;
Andrew Burkett, Ramseytown;
and Allen Burkett, R.D. 5 Punx`y.
In addition, Mr. Burkett is survived by 28 grandchildren
and nine great-grandchildren.
Interment will take place at the Burkett Hollow Cemetery.

Source:
The Punxsutawney Spirit
dated July 1979

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 Parents:
  Abraham Burkett (1862 - 1943)
  Lydia A Stahlman Burkett (1867 - 1936)
 
 Spouse:
  Verda Ruth Wachob Burkett (1910 - 1999)*
 
 Children:
  Harry Leroy Burkett (1927 - 1986)*
  Frances L. Burkett McManigle (1932 - 2003)*
  Boyd F Burkett (1936 - 1988)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ralph J. Burkett (1888 - 1924)*
  Manuel James Burkett (1894 - 1981)*
  Mina Burkett Huber (1896 - 1986)*
  Charles Carlton Burkett (1898 - 1982)*
  Allen Blair Burkett (1904 - 1986)*
  Fred I. Burkett (1906 - 1979)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Burkett Hollow Cemetery
Markton
Jefferson County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Marianne Fisher
Record added: Oct 29, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 79531225
Fred I. Burkett
Added by: LeAnna Blose
 
 
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~May you rest in heavenly peace~
- Beverly Osman Morris
 Added: Jan. 19, 2013
 
 
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